• Carl Sandburg Home Spring

    Carl Sandburg Home

    National Historic Site North Carolina

Photos & Multimedia

Photo Gallery
Click here to visit a collection of photo galleries containing images of Carl Sandburg, his home and farm.




Where to? What next?

Where to? What next? Education Film
Carl Sandburg loved to use words to create poetry, stories and songs, many about his own childhood and growing up in America. Poet Glenis Redmond narrates this exciting video. Play Video (22mb, requires Window Media Player)

UNC-TV's Connemara

UNCTV Presents Carl Sandburg's Connemara
Join the Sandburgs' granddaughter Paula Steichen Polega as she recalls growing up at Connemara. Explore the 264-acre Henderson County home of one of the 20th century's most significant Americans. This video first aired in July 2006 and was produced by UNC-TV and Our State Magazine, with generous funding from BB&T.

Did You Know?

a black and white sketch of letters found on Carl Sandburg's desk; art by Will Irvine and Mark Haines

Everyday Carl Sandburg received mounds of letters from schools, organizations, beginning writers, media sponsors, critics, acquaintences, friends and family. Mr. Sandburg was very deliberate about to whom he wrote back, even keeping a carbon copy.